Accounting Certificate
Tompkins Cortland Community College

Program Details

Tompkins Cortland Community College offers the online Certificate in Accounting. This program prepares you for a career in the public, private, governmental and not-for-profit sectors. Accountants specialize in financial and managerial accounting, auditing, tax, financial analysis and budgeting. This degree prepares you with the skills needed for a paraprofessional entry-level position in accounting. 

This certificate is designed to give you the specialized set of tools you will need for immediate employment in a broad range of entry-level accounting positions or to upgrade your existing skills.


  • New York State residents must provide a valid Certificate of Residence to be eligible for in-state tuition
  • Official high school transcript or GED/TASC score report
  • Academic assessment may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Geographic Restrictions

Tompkins Cortland Community College is a participant of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). This program may not be authorized in non-member states and territories.